AHRQ Releases Toolkit for Preventing CAUTI, CLABSI in ICUs

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has released a Toolkit for Preventing CLABSI and CAUTI in ICUs that offers customizable tools and training resources to prevent central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI) and catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI) in...

SUNA Develops Tools to Support Patient Education Regarding Urologic Procedures

SUNA has developed new tools for clinicians to use to help educate patients about various urologic procedures. The Patient Education Procedure Handouts, which were created by the SUNA Postoperative Care Task Force, provide a brief overview of essential information regarding the care of individuals...

Change in Reprocessing Methods with Certain Karl Storz Urological Endoscopes

On April 1, 2022, Karl Storz issued an Urgent Medical Device Recall Notice regarding certain flexible endoscopes for urological use. On April 4, 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration sent a letter to healthcare providers stating the FDA is continuing to "evaluate the risk of patient infections and...

Apply for Awards and Scholarships Available through SUNA Foundation

Interested in attending a SUNA conference but need financial assistance? Pursuing certification or furthering your education? Does your chapter need monetary support for educational programs? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then be sure to take advantage of a special benefit of SUNA...

SUNA Issues Statement on Ukraine

SUNA expresses deep sympathy for those affected by the conflict in Ukraine and support for Ukrainian sovereignty.

Recent events in Ukraine have generated great concern around the world, especially for those in our community with personal ties to the region. Our thoughts are with them and similarly...

Accelerating Nursing, Transforming Healthcare: Research to Define the Future of the Nursing Profession

Johnson & Johnson, the American Nurses Association, and the American Organization for Nursing Leadership partnered to conduct quantitative and qualitative research to evaluate the impacts of the pandemic on the nursing profession. The research findings, which are available online, define a progressive...